Israel has long justified its attacks inside Syria by claiming to be acting against Hezbollah and Iranian facilities and arms depots. Israeli leaders of late have issued several statements committing to preventing a growing Iranian presence in Lebanon or Syria, including the establishment of bases.
Mueller removes Federal Bureau of Investigation agent from Russian Federation probe for anti-Trump messages
To his credit, Special Counsel Robert Mueller , whose investigation has already cost taxpayers over $5 million , shuffled Strzok off to the Siberian bowels of the FBI's human resources department. Flynn also urged Kislyak to not retaliate against sanctions the Obama administration had placed on Russian Federation over its election meddling in a phone call he discussed with another top transition official, who has been identified in news reports as KT MacFarland - the former deputy national ...
Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh said Saturday he was willing to talk with Saudi leaders as his coalition with Iranian-backed rebels appeared to be crumbling. The coalition accuses non-Arab Iran of trying to expand its influence into Arab countries, including Yemen, which shares a long border with Saudi Arabia, by aligning themselves with the Houthis and Saleh.
After Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi informed Trump they would not attend the meeting at the White House, the president and Republican congressional leaders went ahead with the talks without them. The two Democrat leaders did not show up for a meeting at the White House after Mr Trump accused democratic congressional leaders of scheming to use their leverage to increase taxes and deluge the United States with undocumented immigrants.
The moon will not come this close to the earth again until 2034. My definition is stricter: There's only one supermoon in a given year, reserved for the full moon with the biggest apparent size. How can I see the supermoon? The next supermoon will occur just after the new year on January 2. That supermoon will also be the second full moon of the month, making it a "super blue moon ".
Palestinians on Thursday fired some 15 mortar shells at an IDF position situated on the border with Gaza, prompting the IDF to bomb terror targets inside Gaza. Most of the dead were members of the terrorist organisation Islamic Jihad, which threatened retaliation . Israel blamed Islamic Jihad for the mortar fire.